July 30, 2016 6:36 PM ET


Company Overview of Discovery Communications, LLC

Company Overview

Discovery Communications, LLC operates television broadcasting stations. The company was incorporated in 1991 and is based in Silver Spring, Maryland. Discovery Communications, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Discovery Communications Holding, LLC.

1 Discovery Place

Silver Spring, MD 20910

United States

Founded in 1991





Key Executives for Discovery Communications, LLC

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President
Age: 50
Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications Holding LLC and President of Discovery Communications Holding LLC
Age: 56
Chief Accounting Officer
Age: 54
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Development, Distribution & Legal Officer
Age: 49
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Discovery Communications, LLC Key Developments

Discovery Communications, LLC and Discovery Communications, Inc. Enter into Amended and Restated Credit Agreement

On February 4, 2016, Discovery Communications, LLC (DCL), certain wholly-owned subsidiaries of DCL (each a Designated Borrower and, together with DCL, the Borrowers), Discovery Communications, Inc. (Discovery), as Facility Guarantor, the lenders from time to time party thereto (the Lenders) and Bank of America, N.A., as Administrative Agent, Swing Line Lender and an L/C Issuer (in its capacity as administrative agent, the Administrative Agent) entered into the Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, which amended and restated that certain Credit Agreement, dated as of June 20, 2014, among the Borrowers, Discovery, certain of the Lenders and the Administrative Agent.

Discovery Communications Inks Long-Term Distribution Deal with Lionsgate

Discovery Communications and Lionsgate have entered an exclusive long-term agreement wherein the latter will distribute programming from Discovery's network portfolio across packaged media platforms in the United States. The agreement encompasses DVD and Blu-ray distribution of Discovery's portfolio of series and specials spanning its network brands, including Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet and Investigation Discovery. The first release under the agreement will be the 23 February, 2016 Blu-ray and DVD release of Racing Extinction which had its worldwide premiere on Discovery Channel in more than 220 markets.

Discovery Communications, LLC Appoints Bruce Campbell as Chief Development, Distribution & Legal Officer, Effective from October 5, 2015

On September 24, 2015, Discovery Communications, LLC entered into the Amendment to Employment Agreement with Bruce Campbell, its Chief Development & Digital Officer and General Counsel. The amendment provides that Mr. Campbell will serve as the Chief Development, Distribution & Legal Officer for the Company, effective October 5, 2015. In this role, Mr. Campbell will have primary global responsibility for corporate development, domestic distribution, legal, business affairs and production management.

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